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Automotive Service Technology, 2 year certificate

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Course listing for the 2023-2024 catalog year.

Plan of Study Grid
First TermCredits
AM 100 Intro to Automotive Systems § 4
AM 161 Electrical Systems I § 4
AM 162 Electrical Systems II 4
CG 209 Job Finding Skills 1
Second Term
AM 151 Brakes 4
AM 141 Suspension and Steering 4
AM 142 Advanced Suspension, Steering and Brakes § 4
Third Term
AM 111 Engine Repair 4
AM 163 Advanced Electrical/Electronic Systems 4
AM 171 Heating & Air Conditioning Systems § 4
Fourth Term
AM 181 Engine Performance I 4
AM 182 Engine Performance II 4
AM 183 Engine Performance III § 4
Automotive Service Technology Elective 4
Fifth Term
AM 131 Manual Drive Train and Axles 4
AM 121 Automatic Transmission/Transaxle 4
AM 132 Advanced Automatic and Manual Drive Train § 4
Sixth Term
AM 201 Auto Shop Lab I 4
AM 202 Auto Shop Lab II 4
AM 203 Auto Shop Lab III § 4
 Total Credits77

Course contains Related Instruction and cannot be substituted with another course; Related Instruction details can be viewed here.

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